Guest blogs

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Guest blog: Arun Sundar, Chairman, Asia Analytics Alliance (a Special Interest Group of the Asia Cloud Computing Association) Chief Strategy Officer, TrustSphere. Arun Sundar is one of the eminent thinkers in the global technology space, having built, led and advised technology businesses across the world. He is the Chairman of Asia Analytics Alliance, a special interest group of Asia Cloud Computing Association. Among many initiatives as part of...

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Network services remain the Achilles heel for both enterprises and service providers. They need a model that is ready to deliver new levels performance as well as increased time-to-market, visibility and adaptability. The alternative is to continue to use a legacy networking model. That means lengthy and complex contracts with long lead times and slow innovation. These may suit service providers, but not customers who want more...

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Guest blog: Jerzy Szlosarek, Chief Executive Officer, Epsilon. Epsilon is one of the largest independent providers of connectivity solutions to the world’s communications and cloud ecosystems. I see a couple of important things happening in the market that are driving change. Software and app developers are disrupting the market and that won’t stop. They are generating new and innovative ideas every day and asking more and more...

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DigitalCentre2020 Steering Committee guest blog: AMS-IX. Established in the early 1990s as a not-for-profit organisation, AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange) is a neutral and independent Internet Exchange based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. If you’ve been on holiday in Europe this summer, you were probably a lot less shocked by your phone bill when you returned. You can thank the EU for that. Earlier this year, new rules capped...

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Guest blog author: GianLuca Carola, Director, Cloud and Application Markets, Epsilon Telecommunications Bio: Mark Gianluca leads the strategic development for Cloud, Content and Applications global markets in Epsilon. LinkedIn: GianLuca Carola   [line] The move from data centres to digital centres is driving change in the network. By 2020, networks will have transitioned from traditional point to point services to being dynamic on demand and elastic services which enable all kinds of...

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Guest blog: Daniel Thomas,  Director at Compare The Cloud Twitter: Compare the Cloud LinkedIn: Daniel Thomas Original article posted on Compare the Cloud: Crouching OEM Tiger, Hidden Cloud Dragon [line] Today when we look at the Chinese market we think of it as an OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) or white label goods provider, goods that are produced in China and rebranded for sale elsewhere, such as Apple iPhones.  On November the 20, 2012...

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Guest blog author: Mark Daley, Director for Corporate Strategy and Product at Epsilon Telecommunications Bio: Mark plays a leading role in identifying and developing Epsilon’s cutting edge Cloud and communication strategies, with a focus on market and customer needs. LinkedIn: Mark Daley   [line] Planning data centre connectivity for the next two to three years can be a challenging task. The maturation of cloud services and overall changes in the cloud,...

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Guest blog: Sam Frances,  Public Affairs Executive at LINX. Sam's role involves writing reports, briefings and other publications, managing member consultations on policy questions, and providing executive assistance to the Head of Public Affairs. Twitter: @LINX_Network and @LINX_Policy Facebook: London Internet Exchange LinkedIn: LINX Company Page Before choosing to peer at a particular Internet Exchange Point, network operators will consider a whole range of technical and cost factors, from the price and capacity...

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